Nation Building Since 1945 (1900-present)

Asia

Formation of Bangladesh

August 1947

Great Leap Forward

1958 - 1960

Cultural Revolution

1966 - 1976

Cambodian Genocide

1975 - 1979

Tiananmen Square

June 3 1989

Soviet Union Breakup

August 19, 1991

Hong Kong Returned to China

July 1, 1997

Africa & Middle East

Six Day War

June 5, 1967 - June 10, 1967

Yom Kippur War

October 6, 1973 - October 26, 1973

Camp David Accords

09/17/1978

Soviet Invasion of Afghanistan

December 24, 1979 - February 15, 1989

Rwandan Genocide

April 7, 1994 - July 15, 1994

Europe & North America

Creation of European Common Market

March 25, 1957

Prague Spring

January 5, 1968 - August 21, 1968

Reunification of Germany

October 3, 1990

Bosnian Genocide

April 1992 - December 1995

9-11 Attacks

9/11/2001